Global Patent Index - EP 1062111 A1

EP 1062111 A1 2000-12-27 - SUSPENSION LUG FOR A SWINGING LOAD, ESPECIALLY AN EXHAUST SYSTEM OF A MOTOR VEHICLE

Title (en)

SUSPENSION LUG FOR A SWINGING LOAD, ESPECIALLY AN EXHAUST SYSTEM OF A MOTOR VEHICLE

Title (de)

AUFHÄNGEÖSE FÜR EINE SCHWINGENDE LAST, INSBESONDERE FÜR EINE ABGASANLAGE EINES KRAFTFAHRZEUGS

Title (fr)

BOUCLE DE SUSPENSION POUR CHARGE OSCILLANTE, EN PARTICULIER POUR LE SYSTEME D'ECHAPPEMENT D'UN VEHICULE AUTOMOBILE

Publication

EP 1062111 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 99915647 A

Priority

  • DE 19812347 A
  • EP 9901772 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19812347C1] According to the invention, a ring-shaped elastomer body (10) is delimited by an outer wall (12) and an inner wall (14) and has two diametrically opposed suspension poles (16) and two equatorial zones (18) in a system in which the suspension poles (16) move away from each other when the suspension lug is subjected to a tensile load while the equatorial zones (18) move towards each other. A flexible insert (20) is embedded in the elastomer body (10) in such a way that when the suspension lug is subjected to a tensile load, tensile forces are transmitted from one suspension pole (16) to the other via the equatorial zones (18). The distance of the insert (20) to the inner wall (14) of the elastomer body (10) decreases steadily from the suspension poles (16) towards the equatorial zones (18). As a result, no damaging tensile stress can occur anywhere in the elastomer body (10) when the suspension lug is subjected to tensile load.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B60K 13/04; F01N 7/18; F16L 55/033

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B60K 13/04 (2006.01); F01N 13/18 (2010.01); F16F 3/12 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F01N 13/1822 (2013.01); B60K 13/04 (2013.01); F16F 3/12 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9948717A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB IT

EPO simple patent family

DE 19812347 C1 19991007; EP 1062111 A1 20001227; EP 1062111 B1 20041215; ES 2233033 T3 20050601; US 6264164 B1 20010724; WO 9948717 A1 19990930

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